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Bob Corker
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United States Senator
from Tennessee
In office
January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2019
Preceded by Bill Frist
Succeeded by Marsha Blackburn
Chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
In office
January 3, 2015 – January 3, 2019
Preceded by Bob Menendez
Succeeded by Jim Risch
Mayor of Chattanooga
In office
April 16, 2001 – April 18, 2005
Preceded by Jon Kinsey
Succeeded by Ron Littlefield
Personal details
Born August 24, 1952 (1952-08-24) (age 68)
Orangeburg, South Carolina
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Elizabeth
Children Julia
Emily
Alma mater University of Tennessee
Occupation Politician

Bob Corker (born August 24, 1952) is an American politician. From 2007 to 2019, he was the U.S. Senator from Tennessee. From 2001 to 2005, he was Mayor of Chattanooga.

Corker was born on August 24, 1952 in Orangeburg, South Carolina. He graduated from the University of Tennessee. He and his wife Elizabeth have two daughters.

On September 26, 2017, Corker announced that he would not run for re-election in 2018.


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